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DENIALISM: THE EROSION OF THE MORAL AUTHORITY OF FEMINISM IN ONLINE FORUMS AND SOCIAL MEDIA

Time for a change in pace. Today I want to talk about discussions of gender inequality in social media and online forums (such as Tumblr, Reddit and Facebook). 690 more words

Feminism

Tue Sep 02 11:09 PM 2014

The advancements of society are generally spearheaded by those who refuse to stop learning.

Primates On Typewriters

How Social Good is Becoming a Real, Measurable Thing (and why that's wonderful)

Once upon a time, the “goodness” of an individual person or entity could only be measured in vague perceptions of public opinion, and “well-being” could only really be measured in terms of financial comfort. 708 more words

Social Impact

Paraguay's new National Development Plan targets Social Progress

By Jose R. Molinas Vega, Ph.D, Minister-Secretary of Planning for Economic and Social Development. Republic of Paraguay

Last December the Paraguayan Government agreed on a national development plan, Paraguay 2030, outlining concrete steps and objectives to drive our country’s economic, social and international policy. 605 more words

Opinion

Portraits of Pity

Portraits painted on grains of rice,
Each one an emblem of self-sacrifice,
A grain of pity for those with no feet,
Who hobble up Social Progress Street.

Poetry

What Are We?

What are we?
We are a generation.

A generation of dreamers
who are told to walk when we can fly.

A generation of poets
who speak of nothing but truth. 225 more words

Social Commentary

Amelioration

Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. — Frank Zappa

The German language contains clever words and phrases to describe complex subject matter. For example, weltanschauung basically means “world view.” From the long-winded pronunciation side of the Saxon-influenced spectrum, the German word for fire insurance, just in case you really need to know, is feuerversicherung. 356 more words